Springfield Echo

Springfield Echo

.Extracted from microfilm Roll at the Aylmer Library. All issues of existing copies of the Springfield Echo are listed.


Thur 5 May 1898

6 May 1898

Wedding of Geo Muller’s daughter, Nancy A. MULLER to Rev. Wm. TEMPLEMAN of Toronto. Leila Muller sister of the bride

Sat. 7 May 1898

p1 Mr. James H. KING of McKenzie mill suffered severe hand accident in chipper


Fri 16 June 1899

Birth: son to wife of Jesse KOYLE, on Fri June 9

Mrs. S. WILTON met with very painful accident.

Fri, 23 June 1899

Avon – Wife of Geo NOBLE, a son

Mrs. D. SMITH died Thur. funeral at East Cem.

Mr. David SHERK dropped dead in Hamilton.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. J. J. HERRIES, on Sun, June 18, a son.

Fri, 30 June 1899

Death of Mrs. ROWSON at Ingersoll

Fri, 7 July 1899

Birth On Friday, July 7th the wife of Mac. M. BLACK of a son.

Wedding of Allie McCREADY of Lyons to Mr. Maynard C. MOORE of Malahide.

Mr. Wm. Moore was married  to Miss ANDREWS.

Birth – a daughter to wife of Roland MILLARD on July 7.

Mr. Jesse WOOLLEY and Miss Ada McTAGGART married on July 1.

Fri, 14 July 1899

Drowning at Aylmer mill dam of Pemberton Chambers, 19, son of Arthur CHAMBERS.

Died in Springfield on Sun Even, July 9nth, Noah MILLARD age 73.

Robert WINTERMUTE received a severe injury.

Fri. 4 Aug 1899

Annual birthday festival of Mr. Samuel STOKES , age 81

the Sentinel of Toronto the official organ of the Orange Assoc. completed 25 years of publication

Mr. Ade MOORE is down with Typhoid fever recovery doubtful.

Fri, 11 Aug 1899

News of Avon and Brownsville

Death at Avon of the 25th ult of Mrs. Mary GASKINS , 85.Born Devenshire, England. Immigrated circa 1859.

Corinth – Miss Eleanor CONNOR of Aylmer is the guest of Mrs. Isaac Connor.

Birth TEMPLEMAN In Springfield on Tuesday Aug 8 to Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Templeman, a duaghter

Death In Mapleton on Sat, Aug 5th, Frank MOORE, age 20 years. Also obit blood poisoning.

William LEE, bricklayer lay on tracks and was “literally ground to pieces by a passing train. Lee has a wife and family in Aylmer whom he has not supported in years.

Fri, 8 Sep 1899



Fri, 2 March 1900

Dr. SHAW narrow escape from death at RR crossing

Brownsville Mrs. Wm. KARR passed awayOn Sat the 19th 

Corinth – 13 year old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. MARSHALL succumbed to pneumonia.

Fri, 23 March 1900

Wedding of Miss May PERKINS to Mr. Frank SWARTZ.

Wedding on 13th inst of Miss Harriet STIMERS and Joseph ELLSWORTH of Marlatte, Mich